Job: Director of Hazard Mitigation

Disaster Zone

The mitigation experience profile is rising

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Increase in Hazard Mitigation Funds

Recovery Diva

From the CRS: Recent Funding Increases for FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance. billion in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funding will be made available to states, territories, and tribes (STTs) with major disaster declarations for the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, further funding for BRIC and the Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Program (FMA) may be available through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA

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Job: Emergency Management Specialist (Mitigation), Washington State

Disaster Zone

Mitigation is the name of the game

Mitigating Heat Takes Planning and Action

Disaster Zone

It starts with the "as built" environment

CRS Report on Hazard Mitigation

Recovery Diva

/From the Congressional Research Service this updated 32 page report: FEMA Hazard Mitigation: A First Step Toward Climate Adaptation

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The Most Important Part of Every Risk Mitigation Plan

MHA Consulting

The most important part of your organization’s risk mitigation plan can be stated in one word: follow-through. The best mitigation plan in the world will do you no good unless … The post The Most Important Part of Every Risk Mitigation Plan appeared first on MHA Consulting.

FEMA and Hazard Mitigation

Recovery Diva

An in-depth article by the WashPost. The ring in the ashes.Why FEMA’s billion-dollar program to prevent disasters failed to save Mount Olive Road. Be sure to see the segment titled : What’s the Wait

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CRS Report on Mitigation and Climate Adaptation

Recovery Diva

New CRS Report (31pp): FEMA Hazard Mitigation: A First Step Towards Climate Adaptation

Checking It Twice: The Corporate Risk Mitigation Checklist

MHA Consulting

Today, we provide a tool to help in … The post Checking It Twice: The Corporate Risk Mitigation Checklist appeared first on MHA Consulting. In recent posts, we’ve been talking about how important it is for organizations to reassess their risks as the economy opens up.

Help mitigate your organization’s cybersecurity risks

Citrix

Cybersecurity risk management requires a multi-faceted approach, … The post Help mitigate your organization’s cybersecurity risks first appeared on Citrix Blogs. App Delivery & Security Security & Compliance Citrix Ready Marketplace DDoS Mitigation SaaS Security Zero Trust

Help mitigate your organization’s cybersecurity risks

Citrix

Cybersecurity risk management requires a multi-faceted approach, … The post Help mitigate your organization’s cybersecurity risks first appeared on Citrix Blogs. App Delivery & Security Security & Compliance Citrix Ready Marketplace DDoS Mitigation SaaS Security Zero Trust

A Guide to Risk Mitigation Strategies & Planning

Unitrends

The post A Guide to Risk Mitigation Strategies & Planning appeared first on Unitrends. The average total cost of a data breach now exceeds $4 million — the highest average cost in nearly two decades. This is in part due to the growing quality and quantity of cyberthreats.

How Situational Intelligence Mitigates Risk

Alert Media

The post How Situational Intelligence Mitigates Risk appeared first on AlertMedia. Safety and Security Security and Safety

Microsoft Exchange Emergency Mitigation (EM) Service

LAN Infotech

Microsoft Exchange Emergency Mitigation (EM) Service. Following a series of attacks that leveraged zero-day exploits against on-premises versions of Microsoft Exchange servers, Microsoft has released a new tool to provide emergency mitigation.

Add Citrix DDoS mitigation service to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to protect your business

Citrix

Citrix Gateway ensures secure access to apps, enabling SSO, authenticating users, and protecting your network … The post Add Citrix DDoS mitigation service to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to protect your business first appeared on Citrix Blogs.

Hazardous Conditions: Mitigation Planning and Pandemics

National Center for Disaster Prepardness

state develops a hazard mitigation plan, which identifies top local risks and provides a framework for long term strategies to reduce risk and protect citizens and property from damage. Some states identified that more research and planning is needed to mitigate a pandemic.

Mitigating the Impact of Severe Weather

everbridge

By assessing severe weather risk, organizations and governments can better mitigate the impact a severe weather event has, creating a more robust approach to layered severe weather emergencies. What steps can governments take to mitigate climate risk and severe weather events?

Blinkered by Covid-19: How to mitigate risks for business travel  

Crisis Response Journal

Scott Sunderman reminds us that there is a shared responsibility when it comes to mitigating risk and that managing travel risk should be holistic, appropriate and offer clear guidance for travellers

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A Guide to Risk Mitigation Strategies & Planning

Unitrends

The post A Guide to Risk Mitigation Strategies & Planning appeared first on Unitrends. The average total cost of a data breach now exceeds $4 million — the highest average cost in nearly two decades. This is in part due to the growing quality and quantity of cyberthreats.

A Powerful Duo for Recovery and Ransomware Mitigation

Pure Storage

FlashArray is the industry’s first all-QLC flash array, delivering NVMe performance, efficient global data reduction, and mitigation against ransomware. The post A Powerful Duo for Recovery and Ransomware Mitigation appeared first on Pure Storage Blog.

Add Citrix DDoS mitigation service to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to protect your business

Citrix

Citrix Gateway ensures secure access to apps, enabling SSO, authenticating users, and protecting your network … The post Add Citrix DDoS mitigation service to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to protect your business first appeared on Citrix Blogs.

NIST CRIED: The Four Steps of Incident Mitigation

Behavior Group

cyber security education, cybersecurity response, incident mitigation, NIST cyber security framework, risk mitigation Mike Tyson notably said, “Everyone has a plan ‘till they get punched in the mouth.”

Risk Mitigation: Stopping an Emergency Before It Starts

Alert Media

The post Risk Mitigation: Stopping an Emergency Before It Starts appeared first on AlertMedia. Emergency Management Emergency Preparedness

Electric vehicle safety training at NFPA C&E helps firefighters safely mitigate EV incidents

National Fire Protection Association

While electric vehicles (EVs) continue to grow in popularity on our roadways, with dozens of new models coming out each year, many fire departments remain untrained in knowing how to safely and effectively handle EV incidents.

Risk Assessment, Mitigation, and Recovery The Keys to Business Continuity

Business Continuity Today

When you start your business continuity program for your organization the key elements to a successful outcome are, assessing your risks, mitigating them, and planning for the recovery.

Mitigating Bias by Becoming an Ally

BMC

2020 and the first half of 2021 have shown us incredible feats of humanity that have helped balance cultural inequality and inequity, and forced us to reassess how we treat each other.

The Main Types of Workplace Violence and 6 Steps to Mitigate Risks

Alert Media

The post The Main Types of Workplace Violence and 6 Steps to Mitigate Risks appeared first on AlertMedia. Emergency Management Safety and Security Active Shooter Safety Security and Safety

Mitigating the Impact of Severe Weather

Continuity Insights

By Everbridge: Severe weather puts millions in harm’s way each year. By 2050, severe weather and climate-related events could displace 1.2 billion people across the globe, putting communities and the businesses they support at risk. As severe weather continues to threaten more people and cause greater harm, building resilience against natural hazards and climate threats. Source. Crisis Communication Enterprise Risk Management

RFP now open for FPRF Project: Landscape of ESS Hazards and Mitigation Strategies due October 5

National Fire Protection Association

Battery Energy Storage Systems (ESS) are a critical part of today's dramatic push for sustainable and renewable electrical energy. As a result, these systems are proliferating at an exponential pace.

From Washington, Big Investments in Wildfire Mitigation on the Horizon

National Fire Protection Association

Last week, President Biden visited the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho and then continued to California to see first-hand the devastation wrought by the 200,000-acre Caldor fire.

Mitigating internal risk: Three steps to educate employees

Behavior Group

The post Mitigating internal risk: Three steps to educate employees appeared first on Behaviour Portugal.

A Great Place to Start: The ISO 31000 Risk Management Guidelines

BCM METRICS

This set of risk management guidelines from the International Standards Organization sets out a smart, easy-to-implement framework that organizations of all types can use to help them in anticipating and mitigating the risks confronting them in today’s volatile world. […].

How to Mitigate the Effects of Floods on Your Supply Chain

everbridge

The post How to Mitigate the Effects of Floods on Your Supply Chain appeared first on Everbridge Floods may now be an unfortunate counterweight to the wildfires that have come to characterize summers worldwide.

Hurricane Ida Is Part of a Cycle of Disasters—Mitigating Their Impact Means Building Back Better

The Rand Blog

Building back better means focusing on recovery that not only restores damage from a disaster but also reduces future risk.

Think Defense: Learning from the Defense Dept. About Operational Risk

BCM METRICS

Business Continuity Planning Business Continuity Program Risk Management Risk Mitigation operational risk operational risk management risk mitigation risk program threat and risk threat and risk assessmentBusiness continuity professionals can learn a lot from the U.S.

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Be Ransomware Resilient: Know How to Operate Manually

MHA Consulting

Business Continuity Planning IT Security Ransomware Business Continuity Business Continuity management Disaster Recovery ransomware ransomware attack risk mitigationA ransomware attack has the potential to leave your organization without its computer systems for days or weeks.

Risk Assessment vs Risk Analysis

Reciprocity

A risk analysis is conducted for each identified risk, and security controls are pinpointed to mitigate or avoid these threats. Implement controls and risk response plans to prevent and mitigate risk.

The Big Three of Residual Risk

BCM METRICS

Defining Residual Risk Residual risk is the risk that is left in an organization after the risk-reducing effects of your mitigation […]. Residual Risk areas of residual risk measuring residual risk residual risk risk mitigation

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5 Steps to Assess and Mitigate Cyber Security Risks

Continuity Insights

By Sungard Availability Services: As multinational enterprises put more resources into security and breach prevention, criminals are increasingly diverting their activity towards smaller businesses as softer targets. So, it’s vital to understand and manage cyber risks before your business is compromised and your security is held to account by banks, insurers, investors, and of course, customers. Source. Crisis Communication Cyber

Data Guardians: The BCM Pro’s Role in Helping Business Units Protect Their Data

BCM METRICS

Business Continuity Data Business Continuity Program Business Continuity Standards Recovery Plans Risk Mitigation data guardians data loss data protection data securityEvery organization backs up its data, but not all do so in a manner that is validated or rationally tailored to their needs.

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